The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 506 458 397
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -61
Contract jobs citing WinForms 122 174 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 1.15% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 124 158
Median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.01% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
WinForms
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15164 15124 14300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.19% 28.55% 28.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10600 10388 9223
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £290 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 266 199
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing WinForms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -34 63 £575 - 27
Yorkshire +7 18 £315 -1.56% 13
North West +30 17 £288 -17.85% 17
South East -1 9 £375 - 31
West Midlands -48 8 £475 +58.33% 11
East Midlands -2 5 £525 +40.00% 3
North East - 2 £350 - 2
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 233 (89.62%) C#
2 192 (73.85%) .NET
3 127 (48.85%) SQL
4 112 (43.08%) SQL Server
5 105 (40.38%) WPF
6 73 (28.08%) .NET Framework
6 73 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (27.69%) Windows
8 69 (26.54%) Finance
9 64 (24.62%) Multithreading
10 62 (23.85%) ASP.NET
10 62 (23.85%) OO
10 62 (23.85%) JavaScript
11 61 (23.46%) HTML
12 57 (21.92%) MVC
13 47 (18.08%) TDD
14 46 (17.69%) Microsoft
14 46 (17.69%) T-SQL
14 46 (17.69%) VB.NET
15 44 (16.92%) C++
15 44 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
16 42 (16.15%) CSS
17 41 (15.77%) WCF
18 40 (15.38%) Front Office
19 39 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
20 38 (14.62%) Banking
21 36 (13.85%) HTML5
21 36 (13.85%) MVVM
22 35 (13.46%) Low Latency
23 34 (13.08%) Risk Management

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (2.31%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.15%) IIS
3 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.77%) Confluence
5 1 (0.38%) CMS
5 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.38%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.38%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.62%) MS Office
3 3 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.08%) Office 365
3 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.08%) Internet
2 5 (1.92%) HTTP
3 3 (1.15%) DNS
4 2 (0.77%) Network Security
5 1 (0.38%) FTP
5 1 (0.38%) Intranet
5 1 (0.38%) SMTP
5 1 (0.38%) SSL
5 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (43.08%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (2.69%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.92%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.15%) MySQL
10 3 (1.15%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.77%) DB2
11 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.77%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.77%) MS Access
11 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (13.08%) Visual Studio
2 32 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (6.15%) NUnit
3 16 (6.15%) TeamCity
4 13 (5.00%) Subversion
5 12 (4.62%) Moq
6 10 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 8 (3.08%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 7 (2.69%) JIRA
9 6 (2.31%) MSBuild
9 6 (2.31%) ReSharper
9 6 (2.31%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (1.54%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.54%) NuGet
11 4 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (1.15%) Bower
12 3 (1.15%) Grunt
12 3 (1.15%) Mockito
12 3 (1.15%) TestNG
General
1 69 (26.54%) Finance
2 40 (15.38%) Front Office
3 38 (14.62%) Banking
4 12 (4.62%) Back Office
4 12 (4.62%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.08%) Publishing
6 6 (2.31%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.77%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.77%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Local Government
8 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 233 (89.62%) Developer
2 151 (58.08%) C# Developer
3 109 (41.92%) .NET Developer
4 60 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (18.46%) WinForms Developer
6 32 (12.31%) SQL Developer
7 25 (9.62%) Senior Developer
8 24 (9.23%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
9 21 (8.08%) WPF Developer
10 20 (7.69%) C# Developer - Algorithmic Trading
11 18 (6.92%) Senior C# Developer
12 17 (6.54%) C# WPF Developer
13 14 (5.38%) C++ Developer
14 13 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (5.00%) C++/C# Developer
14 13 (5.00%) Software Developer
14 13 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
15 12 (4.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 11 (4.23%) Software Engineer
17 10 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (73.85%) .NET
2 105 (40.38%) WPF
3 73 (28.08%) .NET Framework
4 62 (23.85%) ASP.NET
5 61 (23.46%) HTML
6 42 (16.15%) CSS
7 41 (15.77%) WCF
8 36 (13.85%) HTML5
9 31 (11.92%) FIX Protocol
10 27 (10.38%) XML
11 26 (10.00%) Entity Framework
12 25 (9.62%) Web Services
13 24 (9.23%) jQuery
14 22 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (8.46%) LINQ
15 20 (7.69%) ADO.NET
16 17 (6.54%) AngularJS
17 16 (6.15%) Ajax
18 15 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 14 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (12.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (5.38%) Mathematics
4 12 (4.62%) Data Structures
5 11 (4.23%) Fixed Income
6 10 (3.85%) Derivative
7 9 (3.46%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.31%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.92%) iPad
9 5 (1.92%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.92%) Replication
9 5 (1.92%) Swaptions
10 4 (1.54%) Equities
10 4 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.54%) Video on Demand
11 3 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.15%) Physics
11 3 (1.15%) User Experience
11 3 (1.15%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.77%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (27.69%) Windows
2 8 (3.08%) Android
2 8 (3.08%) Windows 10
2 8 (3.08%) Windows 8
3 3 (1.15%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (0.77%) Linux
4 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (24.62%) Multithreading
3 62 (23.85%) OO
4 57 (21.92%) MVC
5 47 (18.08%) TDD
6 39 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
7 36 (13.85%) MVVM
8 35 (13.46%) Low Latency
9 34 (13.08%) Risk Management
10 32 (12.31%) Performance Optimisation
10 32 (12.31%) Unit Testing
11 31 (11.92%) Algorithmic Trading
11 31 (11.92%) Market Making
12 29 (11.15%) Software Engineering
13 27 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (7.69%) Scrum
15 17 (6.54%) SDLC
16 15 (5.77%) BDD
16 15 (5.77%) SOA
17 13 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 233 (89.62%) C#
2 127 (48.85%) SQL
3 62 (23.85%) JavaScript
4 46 (17.69%) T-SQL
4 46 (17.69%) VB.NET
5 44 (16.92%) C++
6 29 (11.15%) VB
7 19 (7.31%) XAML
8 18 (6.92%) VBA
9 11 (4.23%) Java
10 10 (3.85%) TypeScript
10 10 (3.85%) VB6
11 9 (3.46%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.08%) ECMAScript
13 3 (1.15%) VBScript
14 2 (0.77%) ES6
14 2 (0.77%) PHP
15 1 (0.38%) C++/CLI
15 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (6.92%) Degree
2 13 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.38%) MCSD
5 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.15%) MiFID
1 3 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (17.69%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.77%) Oracle
3 17 (6.54%) Syncfusion
4 16 (6.15%) DevExpress
5 8 (3.08%) Apple
5 8 (3.08%) Telerik
6 6 (2.31%) Sybase
6 6 (2.31%) TIBCO
7 5 (1.92%) Infragistics
7 5 (1.92%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.15%) ION Trading
8 3 (1.15%) SAP
9 1 (0.38%) Adobe
9 1 (0.38%) Perforce
9 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.38%) Spiceworks
9 1 (0.38%) Teradata
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago